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12/18/2021 USA: Immigrants‚Äô rights organizations urge the Biden administration to permanently end Remain in Mexico and Title 42 policies ... Xavier Becerra, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human ServicesDear President Biden and Vice President Harris:We, the undersigned 242 organizations, write in dismay at the administration‚Aos decision to expand the Remain in Mexico policy and deploy it in tandem with Title 42 in order to turn away to danger families and individuals who are seeking safety in the United States. Nearly eleven months since taking office ...
12/18/2021 NYT leaks that Biden plans to ask for trillions more in new round of COVID spending Energy and Commerce Committee Republican Leader Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) released the following statement after the New York Times reported that Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra, ‚Auhinted on Tuesday that the Biden administration may need to ask Congress for more money to fight the coronavirus pandemic.‚Au‚AuBefore the Biden administration makes any requests for more funds, the Department of Health and Human ...
12/14/2021 HHS to distribute $9B in COVID-19 relief funds to smaller providers this week by Robert King December 14, 2021The Department of Health and Human Services announced it has distributed $9 billion in relief payments to providers to plug financial shortfalls caused by the pandemic, with more money ... by the pandemic and medically underserved,‚Au said HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra in a statement.HHS announced the payment methodology in September in order to give providers more insight into how to qualify for the ...
11/30/2021 Biden's Ultimate Plan To Thwart Religious Freedom Joe Biden‚Aos secularism pervades the federal government. He is rooting out all the rules and regulations that his predecessor established in defense of religious freedom. Earlier this month, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) rescinded Donald Trump‚Aos rule protecting religious foster care and adoption agencies. Biden seeks to cut off federal funding to any such agencies that do not conform to his LGBTQ agenda.Xavier Becerra ...
10/19/2021 First trans four-star officer: Admiral of Public Health Service ... became the first transgender federal official to be confirmed by the Senate in March - Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra noted Levine‚Aos appointment as ‚Aoa proud moment for the HHS‚Ao - Levine ... on Tuesday. Admiral Rachel Levine will serve as the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Assistant Secretary for Health and head of the USPHS. Levine, 63, will lead the nearly 6,000-person force of ...
10/13/2021 New FDA guidelines aim to reduce salt in American diets ‚Äì FOX13 News Memphis ... Department of Health and Human Services.‚AuHundreds of thousands of Americans die each year from chronic disease related to poor nutrition, and by some estimates, the total economic costs range upwards to a trillion dollars per year,‚Au HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra said in a statement. ‚AuImproving the quality of food and nutrition is not only important to boost individual health outcomes ‚Ai it is an essential step towards tackling ...
10/13/2021 New FDA guidelines aim to reduce salt in American diets ‚Äì HOT 105! ... Department of Health and Human Services.‚AuHundreds of thousands of Americans die each year from chronic disease related to poor nutrition, and by some estimates, the total economic costs range upwards to a trillion dollars per year,‚Au HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra said in a statement. ‚AuImproving the quality of food and nutrition is not only important to boost individual health outcomes ‚Ai it is an essential step towards tackling ...
10/13/2021 New FDA guidelines aim to reduce salt in American diets ‚Äì KIRO 7 News Seattle ... Department of Health and Human Services.‚AuHundreds of thousands of Americans die each year from chronic disease related to poor nutrition, and by some estimates, the total economic costs range upwards to a trillion dollars per year,‚Au HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra said in a statement. ‚AuImproving the quality of food and nutrition is not only important to boost individual health outcomes ‚Ai it is an essential step towards tackling ...
10/13/2021 New FDA guidelines aim to reduce salt in American diets ... Department of Health and Human Services. ‚AuHundreds of thousands of Americans die each year from chronic disease related to poor nutrition, and by some estimates, the total economic costs range upwards to a trillion dollars per year,‚Au HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra said in a statement. ‚AuImproving the quality of food and nutrition is not only important to boost individual health outcomes ‚Ai it is an essential step towards tackling ...
10/5/2021 Joe Biden lifts abortion referral ban on family planning clinics ... Department of Health and Human Services said its new regulation will restore the federal family planning program to the way it ran under the Obama administration when clinics were able to refer women seeking abortions to a provider. The goal is to ‚Austrengthen and restore‚Au services, said HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra. Groups representing the clinics said they hope the Biden administration action will lead some 1,300 local facilities that ...
10/5/2021 Biden administration reverses rule banning federally funded clinics from making abortion referrals - CBS News CBS News ... Trump-era rule banning any provider who offers abortions or refers patients for abortions from receiving Title X funding.The Department of Health and Human Services on Monday announced it's finalizing the reversal of the ... strengthen and restore our nation's Title X program," HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra said in a statement . "Our nation's family planning clinics play a critical role in delivering health care, and today more than ever, we ...
10/5/2021 Biden Lifts Abortion Referral Ban On Family Planning Clinics 1 hour ago By The Trump-era restriction blocked Title X family planning clinics from referring women to abortion providers. Read more ... Tweet 2 hours ago By The move is ‚Aua step forward‚Au for reproductive health, said HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra. https://www.forbes.com/sites/carlieporterfield/2021/10/04/biden-administration-reverses-trump-era-ban-on-federal-funds-for-clinics-offering-abortion-referrals/ Tweet 3 hours ago By The Department of Health ...
10/5/2021 Biden lifts abortion referral ban on family planning clinics ... Department of Health and Human Services said Monday its new regulation will restore the federal family planning program to the way it ran under the Obama administration, when clinics were able to refer women seeking abortions to a provider. The goal is to "strengthen and restore" services, said HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra. Groups representing the clinics said they hope the Biden administration action will lead some 1,300 local facilities that ...
10/5/2021 Biden lifts abortion referral ban on family planning clinics ... Department of Health and Human Services said Monday its new regulation will restore the federal family planning program to the way it ran under the Obama administration, when clinics were able to refer women seeking abortions to a provider. The goal is to "strengthen and restore" services, said HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra. Groups representing the clinics said they hope the Biden administration action will lead some 1,300 local facilities that ...
10/5/2021 Biden lifts abortion referral ban on family planning clinics ... Department of Health and Human Services said Monday its new regulation will restore the federal family planning program to the way it ran under the Obama administration, when clinics were able to refer women seeking abortions to a provider. The goal is to "strengthen and restore" services, said HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra. Groups representing the clinics said they hope the Biden administration action will lead some 1,300 local facilities that ...
9/30/2021 Tuberville, Senate GOP colleagues introduce bill to reverse HHS policy limiting monoclonal antibody treatments ... U.S. Sen. Tommy Tuberville (R-AL), along with his fellow Republican colleagues, has introduced legislation which would prohibit the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) from enacting policies limiting the drug‚Aos supply ... Earlier this month, Tuberville sent a letter to HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra demanding answers as to why the Biden administration is rationing treatment access to states which are experiencing high hospitalization rates, many of which ...
9/29/2021 Local health agency to get Rescue funds ... Department of Health and Human Services on Tuesday announced the funding to 27 health centers in Indiana to expand their primary health care infrastructure in medically underserved communities. Recipients may also use the funding to secure freezers to store COVID-19 vaccines, buy mobile vans to better reach and vaccinate marginalized communities, or build facilities so they are better equipped for future public health challenges. Xavier Becerra, secretary of Health ...
9/24/2021 HHS rule bolsters health equity, Brooks-LaSure tells state rulemakers - MedCity News MedCity News HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra and Chiquita Brooks LaSure at her swearing in ceremony on May 27.The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Treasury Department issued a sweeping final rule on September 17th that seeks to make marketplace coverage more equitable while reversing Trump-era regulatory changes under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). On Wednesday, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) Administrator Chiquita Brooks-LaSure discussed the ...
9/22/2021 HHS Announces Funding for Public Health IT Workforce Development Program 202-690-6343 HHS Announces Funding for Public Health IT Workforce Development ProgramThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) today awarded $73 million in ... future public health challenges," said Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra. "Thanks to the American Rescue Plan, we can invest in growing our nation's public health workforce today to better meet the needs of ...
9/22/2021 HHS Announces Funding for Public Health IT Workforce Development Program The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services‚Ao (HHS) Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) today awarded $73 million in cooperative agreements as part of its Public Health Informatics & Technology ... public health challenges,‚Au said Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra. ‚AuThanks to the American Rescue Plan, we can invest in growing our nation‚Aos public health workforce today to better meet the needs ...
9/21/2021 Becerra takes a back seat while others steer Covid response - NewsBreak As President Joe Biden‚Aos health secretary, Xavier Becerra runs the sprawling department responsible for delivering on the administration‚Aos vow to end the coronavirus pandemic. But when Biden‚Aos senior health officials gathered one ... was emblematic of Becerra‚Aos first six months atop the Department of Health and Human Services. During a period dominated by difficult choices and intense debates over the direction of the pandemic response, the former ...
9/21/2021 Becerra takes a back seat while others steer Covid response Politico ... has ceded much of the authority to the White House and government scientists. As President Joe Biden‚Aos health secretary, Xavier Becerra runs the sprawling department responsible for delivering on the administration‚Aos vow to ... was emblematic of Becerra‚Aos first six months atop the Department of Health and Human Services. During a period dominated by difficult choices and intense debates over the direction of the pandemic response, the former ...
9/21/2021 Biden directs additional funds to Texas abortion centers, launches new attacks on heartbeat law ... Xavier Becerra on Friday announced a ‚Authree-pronged Department-wide response‚Au to the Texas Heartbeat Act, or SB 8, by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), following Joe Biden‚Aos call for a ‚Au whole-of-government effort ‚Au against the law. Becerra said that the HHS will direct additional funding to abortion centers in Texas, including through Every Body Texas, a nonprofit that administers federal ‚Aufamily ...
9/20/2021 HHS Announces Funds, Protections In Response To Texas Abortion Law | Kaiser Health News Kaiser Health News The Department of Health and Human Services awarded $10 million to Every Body Texas, a nonprofit that administers Title X funds to Texas abortion providers. The agency announced available grants for other impacted clinics, as ... as six weeks into pregnancy. Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra said in a release Friday that the Office for Population Affairs will award funding to the group, which is the statewide administrator of ...
9/20/2021 Rep. Roy calls out Biden administration's creation of climate hysteria office at HHS US House of Representatives ... Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) through the establishment of the Office of Climate Change and Health Equity (OCCHE).The letter sent by the House Members to HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra points out OCCHE is a deviation from HHS‚Aos core mission and explains that it poses a threat to hospitals‚Ao ability to provide care.‚AuOCCHE will support ‚Aoregulatory efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and criteria air ...